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Annual Festivals & Events in Marfa

Plan a trip to the Big Bend region around one of the annual events in Marfa.  Though you don’t need an excuse to visit Marfa, these are great reasons to return again and again.

April

Marfa Invitational
By-invitation International Contemporary Art Fair. Part contemporary art fair, part exhibition, part experience - Marfa Invitational provides an unparalleled platform for viewing and experiencing today's leading contemporary art, among the unique and historied Far West Texas backdrop that is Marfa.
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Marfa Myths
Annual music festival // multidisciplinary cultural program presented by Ballroom Marfa & Brooklyn-based music label Mexican Summer.
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MAY

CineMarfa film festival
A weekend exploring the intersection between film and visual art.
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June

Agave Festival Marfa
Celebrate the cultural diversity of the Trans-Pecos and Chihuahuan Desert region through ecology, art, food, drink, music and dancing.
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July

Viva Big Bend
Huge music festival across Marfa, Alpine, Fort Davis and Marathon. Intimate concerts of a variety of genres surrounded by the Texas mountains. This is one weekend you don't want to miss.
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August

Marfa Lights Festival
Three days of family-friendly entertainment, food and fun. Includes a parade Saturday morning. The excuse you're looking for to come see the lights!
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September

Trans-Pecos Festival of Music + Love
Ultra-hip weekend of live music, workshops and culture at El Cosmico.
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October

Marfa 100
Ride 100k on the gorgeous Ranch Road 2810
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Chinati Weekend
An annual celebration of art centered with the Chinati Foundation at the hub.
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November

Camp Cooking
A weekend culinary workshop with renowned chef Lou Lambert to explore the heritage of West Texas food.
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